Margo Smit is ombudsman for all journalistic content at NPO, the Dutch public broadcasting system, since 2017. Before that, she was news ombudsman at NOS, the Dutch public news provider.
Till summer of 2015, Smit was an independent investigative TV-documentary filmmaker and director of the Dutch-Flemish Association of Investigative Journalists VVOJ. Smit is vice-chair of the Global Investigative Journalism Network, a board member of Journalismfund.EU and treasurer of ONO, the organisation of news ombudsmen and standard and public editors. Margo Smit is a guest lecturer on (investigative) journalism and ethics at national and international journalism schools and universities.

NPO/Marco Hietberg
NPO/Marco Hietberg